Patrick McCarthy

Adjunct Professor of Law



  • 1983 Ohio State University (BA Communications)
  • 2013 Capital University Law School (JD)
  • 2014 Ohio State University (BA Film Studies)

Pat McCarthy currently works as an attorney for Sterling Sports Management. Prior to working for Sterling, Pat worked as a sole practitioner, focusing his practice on small business litigation matters including software producer irth Solutions LLC (for which he worked as HR Director from 2012-2015). Prior to entering the law, Pat worked as a sports broadcasting and marketing executive from 1984-2009, negotiating broadcast, multimedia, hospitality and marketing coverage for a variety of sports leagues, venues and events, including for the NFL, the Memorial Tournament, the PGA and LPGA Tours, and Ohio State University Athletics, among others. Pat is a 2013 graduate of Capital University School of Law and a 1983 graduate (B.A. Communications, and Business Marketing) of the Ohio State University.